The Republic of Korea under-17 (U-17) national soccer team, led by coach Byun Seong-hwan (43), won the championship in a friendly competition in four Croatian countries. Following host country Croatia, they captured Turkiye in succession. 메이저사이트

Byun Seong-ho scored consecutive goals from Kang Joo-hyeok (16, Ohsan High School) and Yoon Do-young (16, Chungnam Machinery Technical High School) from a penalty kick in the second leg of the Croatian Four Nations Friendly Tournament against Turkiye held at the Zelena Laguna Sports Center in Porec, Croatia on the 12th. (PK) They scored an extra goal to win 3-1.

Previously, Seong-Hwan Byun won 2-1 against Croatia held at the same place three days ago, so he won two wins first and confirmed the championship regardless of the result of the remaining match against Denmark. Currently, Turkey has 1 win and 1 loss, and Croatia and Denmark have 1 draw and 1 loss side by side. Byun Seong-hwan lost to Denmark in the final game on the 14th, and even if Turkiye defeated Croatia, the winner-to-win rule would apply and take first place.

This friendly competition is to test competitiveness on the international stage and at the same time prepare for the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U-17 Asian Cup finals to be held in Thailand in June. If they finish in the top 4 in the Asian Cup finals, they can participate in the FIFA U-17 World Cup to be held in Peru in November.

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